Ginseng Stewardship

A rare five-prong ginseng

OK, you’ve discovered a natural population of ginseng on your property and you want to conserve it. How can you ‘steward’ this population for the long-term?

Perhaps the easiest way to learn how to steward your ginseng population is is to watch a short video about stewarding a ginseng population…

Watch this video to learn to step by step instructions to dramatically increase your own ginseng population.

The American Herbal Products Association has a comprehensive website aboutginseng stewardship and harvest.By clicking on your state, you will have access to a PDF with your state’s recommendations for responsible harvest of American ginseng. These brochures were developed by the following groups: the American Herbal Products Association, state ginseng coordinators, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, United Plant Savers, and the Roots of Appalachia Growers Association.